"When truth has no burning, then it is philosophy,
when it gets burning from the heart, it becomes poetry"
"I tell you the sign of a believer; When Death comes,
there is a smile on his lips"
"People who have no hold over their process of thinking are likely to be ruined by liberty of thought.
If thought is immature, liberty of thought becomes a
method of converting men into animals"
"It is time that I reopen the tavern of Rumi:
the shaikhs of the Kaaba are lying
drunk in the courtyard of the church"
"But to rationalize faith is not to admit
the superiority of philosophy over religion"
"Given character and healthy imagination,
it is possible to reconstruct this world of sin
and misery into a veritable paradise"
"Death does not exist. It is life that is a predominant reality, not death"
"If faith is lost, there is no security and there is no life for him who does not adhere to religion. "
"Indeed, in view of its function, religion stands in greater need of a rational foundation of its ultimate principles than even the dogmas of science. "
"It is the lot of man to share in the deeper aspirations of the universe around him and to share his own destiny as well as that of the universe, now by adjusting himself to its forces, now by putting the whole of his energy to his own ends and purposes. "